Local Member Chapters

Midwest Member Chapter Established 1915
Chapter territory includes Northwestern Indiana, Northern Illinois, Wisconsin, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota and Iowa


Rich Trzcinski

Vice Chair
Bijay Prakash
ArcelorMittal Indiana Harbor

Mario Munguia
Phone: +1.219.789.1416

Ron Smolen
H.A. Smolen Co.

Upcoming Meetings

Golf Outing

Date: 20 August 2020    Location: White Hawk Country Club, Crown Point, Indiana
Contact: Ron Smolen +1.219.838.2700   ron@smolencompany.com 

13th Annual High School Engineering Seminar

Date: 02 October 2020    Location: Purdue University Northwest, Hammond, Indiana
Contact: Kelly Dallas +1.219.787.4600   kelly.dallas@arcelormittal.com 

Chapter Scholarship

The Midwest Member Chapter awards twelve (12) scholarships, totaling $36,000 per year.

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Student Chapter Contacts

Find out what Midwest universities are included in AIST’s worldwide network of student chapters.

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Chapter History

Learn about the people and events that contributed to the establishment of AIST’s Midwest Member Chapter.

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Get Involved

Make the choice to invest in your future and the future of steel by actively participating in the Midwest Chapter.

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New Chapter Members

View Members who have joined the Midwest Chapter in the last 30 days.

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